The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 408 417 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 30 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.005% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.70% 0.024% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 0
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -10.00%
OpenStack
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4273 4214 4400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.10% 20.28% 21.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3636 3423 3715
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OpenStack
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South East region.

OpenStack Salary Trend in the South East

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in the South East

OpenStack
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 15 £62,500 - 3
Surrey -4 5 £46,250 -19.56%
West Sussex - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £51,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £58,750 -
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing OpenStack also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenStack.

1 28 (43.08%) Linux
2 26 (40.00%) VMware
3 24 (36.92%) Windows
4 20 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (29.23%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (29.23%) MySQL
6 18 (27.69%) Java
7 17 (26.15%) Marketing
7 17 (26.15%) Open Source
7 17 (26.15%) DevOps
8 16 (24.62%) Puppet
9 14 (21.54%) Degree
10 13 (20.00%) NoSQL
10 13 (20.00%) Python
10 13 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (18.46%) Telecoms
11 12 (18.46%) Ruby
11 12 (18.46%) Security Cleared
11 12 (18.46%) Cloud Computing
12 11 (16.92%) Computer Science
12 11 (16.92%) Configuration Management
12 11 (16.92%) Oracle
13 10 (15.38%) UNIX
13 10 (15.38%) Ubuntu
13 10 (15.38%) KVM
14 9 (13.85%) Ansible
14 9 (13.85%) MongoDB
14 9 (13.85%) Windows 7
14 9 (13.85%) TCP/IP
14 9 (13.85%) Web Services

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing OpenStack also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenStack. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.77%) Apache
1 7 (10.77%) SAS
2 5 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.15%) Apache Solr
3 4 (6.15%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.62%) Node.js
4 3 (4.62%) JBoss
4 3 (4.62%) nginx
5 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.08%) ArcGIS
5 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.08%) IIS
6 1 (1.54%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) SPSS
2 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.46%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.62%) Office 365
3 1 (1.54%) IaaS
3 1 (1.54%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.54%) SaaS
3 1 (1.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.85%) TCP/IP
2 7 (10.77%) Broadband
2 7 (10.77%) DNS
2 7 (10.77%) SAN
2 7 (10.77%) Internet
2 7 (10.77%) NAS
3 6 (9.23%) Software-Defined Networking
3 6 (9.23%) HTTP
4 4 (6.15%) VoIP
4 4 (6.15%) DHCP
4 4 (6.15%) Network Security
4 4 (6.15%) OpenLDAP
5 3 (4.62%) AMQP
6 2 (3.08%) VLAN
6 2 (3.08%) VPN
6 2 (3.08%) MPLS
6 2 (3.08%) OSPF
6 2 (3.08%) BGP
7 1 (1.54%) Firewall
7 1 (1.54%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.23%) MySQL
2 13 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 9 (13.85%) MongoDB
4 8 (12.31%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (12.31%) Hadoop
4 8 (12.31%) Big Data
5 7 (10.77%) RDBMS
5 7 (10.77%) Relational Database
6 5 (7.69%) Hazelcast
6 5 (7.69%) Redis
6 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
7 4 (6.15%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.08%) DB2
9 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.54%) Mahout
9 1 (1.54%) HBase
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.15%) Subversion
3 3 (4.62%) JUnit
3 3 (4.62%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.62%) JMeter
4 2 (3.08%) Automake
4 2 (3.08%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.08%) Trac
5 1 (1.54%) CasperJS
5 1 (1.54%) Hudson
General
1 17 (26.15%) Marketing
2 12 (18.46%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.77%) Finance
4 5 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 5 (7.69%) Electronics
5 2 (3.08%) Retail
6 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Architect
2 15 (23.08%) Consultant
3 9 (13.85%) Technical Architect
4 8 (12.31%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (12.31%) Administrator
4 8 (12.31%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (12.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (10.77%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (10.77%) Developer
5 7 (10.77%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Principal Architect
6 6 (9.23%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Principal Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.15%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Operations Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Head of Architecture
10 2 (3.08%) Head of Technology
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) Web Services
2 8 (12.31%) Middleware
2 8 (12.31%) RESTful
3 7 (10.77%) J2EE
4 6 (9.23%) SOAP
4 6 (9.23%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (9.23%) REST
5 5 (7.69%) Spring
6 4 (6.15%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (4.62%) LAMP
7 3 (4.62%) Hibernate
7 3 (4.62%) .NET
7 3 (4.62%) XML
7 3 (4.62%) Ajax
7 3 (4.62%) jQuery
7 3 (4.62%) JBoss Seam
7 3 (4.62%) JPA
7 3 (4.62%) Drools
7 3 (4.62%) Ehcache
8 2 (3.08%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.15%) Open Source
2 11 (16.92%) Computer Science
3 7 (10.77%) Mainframe
4 5 (7.69%) DTV
5 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (4.62%) Internet of Things
6 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.08%) Cryptography
7 2 (3.08%) Mathematics
7 2 (3.08%) Physics
7 2 (3.08%) Machine to Machine
7 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.54%) Replication
8 1 (1.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.08%) Linux
2 24 (36.92%) Windows
3 10 (15.38%) UNIX
3 10 (15.38%) Ubuntu
4 9 (13.85%) Windows 7
5 7 (10.77%) Mac OS X
6 5 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.15%) Apple iOS
7 4 (6.15%) Mac OS X Server
7 4 (6.15%) Android
7 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (6.15%) Debian
8 3 (4.62%) CentOS
9 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.08%) SUSE
9 2 (3.08%) AIX
9 2 (3.08%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.23%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.15%) DevOps
3 13 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (16.92%) Configuration Management
5 8 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (10.77%) TOGAF
6 7 (10.77%) CRM
6 7 (10.77%) E-Commerce
6 7 (10.77%) Network Management
6 7 (10.77%) Security Architecture
7 6 (9.23%) OOP
8 5 (7.69%) OO
8 5 (7.69%) Scrum
8 5 (7.69%) ITIL
8 5 (7.69%) Programme Management
8 5 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (4.62%) Automated Testing
9 3 (4.62%) Matrix Management
9 3 (4.62%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.69%) Java
2 13 (20.00%) Python
3 12 (18.46%) Ruby
4 6 (9.23%) Bash Shell
4 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.23%) Perl
4 6 (9.23%) PHP
5 5 (7.69%) SQL
5 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.08%) C
6 2 (3.08%) C#
7 1 (1.54%) C++
7 1 (1.54%) Tcl
7 1 (1.54%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.54%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (21.54%) Degree
2 12 (18.46%) Security Cleared
3 7 (10.77%) DV Cleared
4 6 (9.23%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.62%) ISEB
6 2 (3.08%) Postgraduate
6 2 (3.08%) Linux+ Certification
7 1 (1.54%) MCP
7 1 (1.54%) CCENT
7 1 (1.54%) MCSE
7 1 (1.54%) CCNA
7 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (15.38%) KVM
3 7 (10.77%) vCloud
3 7 (10.77%) Hyper-V
3 7 (10.77%) Active Directory
4 6 (9.23%) Xen
4 6 (9.23%) vSphere
5 4 (6.15%) NFS
6 2 (3.08%) VirtualBox
6 2 (3.08%) Docker
6 2 (3.08%) LXC
7 1 (1.54%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 16 (24.62%) Puppet
2 9 (13.85%) Ansible
3 8 (12.31%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.62%) collectd
4 3 (4.62%) logstash
4 3 (4.62%) Graphite
5 2 (3.08%) Salt
5 2 (3.08%) StatsD
5 2 (3.08%) HAProxy
5 2 (3.08%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.54%) Nagios
6 1 (1.54%) Cacti
6 1 (1.54%) Rsyslog
6 1 (1.54%) SELinux
Vendors
1 26 (40.00%) VMware
2 11 (16.92%) Oracle
3 7 (10.77%) Business Objects
3 7 (10.77%) Cognos
3 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.23%) Red Hat
5 5 (7.69%) SAP
5 5 (7.69%) Rackspace
6 4 (6.15%) NetApp
7 3 (4.62%) Fujitsu
8 2 (3.08%) Atlassian
8 2 (3.08%) IBM
8 2 (3.08%) webMethods
8 2 (3.08%) Adobe
8 2 (3.08%) HP
8 2 (3.08%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.54%) Juniper
9 1 (1.54%) Cisco
9 1 (1.54%) Symantec
9 1 (1.54%) Google
Newbury
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: circa £60k & Bonus, Car, Health, Pension, Life
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 21 days ago